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Excise (IPA: /ˈɛksaɪz/, /ɛkˈsaɪs/)


Excise (n.)

In inland duty or impost operating as an indirect tax on the consumer, levied upon certain specified articles, as, tobacco, ale, spirits, etc., grown or manufactured in the country. It is also levied to pursue certain trades and deal in certain commodities. Certain direct taxes (as, in England, those on carriages, servants, plate, armorial bearings, etc.), are included in the excise. Often used adjectively; as, excise duties; excise law; excise system.

Excise (n.)

That department or bureau of the public service charged with the collection of the excise taxes.

Excise (v. t.)

To lay or impose an excise upon.

Excise (v. t.)

To impose upon; to overcharge.

Excise (v. t.)

To cut out or off; to separate and remove; as, to excise a tumor.

Excise

Tax that taxes the consumption of certain goods

Excise Synonyms

Excise Tax

Excise Synonyms

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Excise Synonyms

Strike, Expunge, Scratch

Excise Synonyms

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Spanish Translation

Excise in Spanish is Extirpar

Example Sentence (Quote)

"No statesman e'er will find it worth his pains To tax our labours and excise our brains." - Charles Churchill (satirist)


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